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[Ireland] Smoke free campuses to become the norm

THERE is an expected increase in smoke free college campuses across Ireland, according to a seminar held in the Royal College of Surgeons on the 9th of November. The seminar was organised by ASH Ireland, an anti-tobacco group with the aim of reducing tob
University Observer (ie)
added Nov 30, 2016 20:08
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[Ohio] Smoking decrease among students

Of 799 respondents, 22 percent of UC students reported to having smoked cigarettes within the last 30 days, according to a spring 2013 report from the ACHA. However, the latest spring 2016 ACHA report, which garnered 950 respondents, shows that number i
The News Record (University of Cincinnati)
added Nov 24, 2016 02:20
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[New Jersey] Editorial: Montclair State Says Smoke is No Joke

the university would be receiving a grant of over $19,000 in order to implement a program that would “accelerate and expand the eventual adoption and implementation of 100 percent smoke-and-tobacco-free campus policies.” The program, called Tobacco Free
The Montclarion (Montclair State University)
added Nov 20, 2016 15:04
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Harvard's Smoking Robot Is Much Cooler Than Lab Rats

The robot accomplishes two things for the university. First, it makes the research more humane compared to using lab rats and forcing them to smoke to their death. Second, it will help Harvard's Wyss Institute in solving the mystery behind the disease th
University Herald
added Nov 6, 2016 16:45
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[Indiana] Daniels asks campus to explore total tobacco ban

In a University Senate meeting on Wednesday, Daniels asked the senate to consider this change. The University Resources Policy Committee has been asked to explore the Purdue community’s opinion about the ban. Alan Friedman, associate professor of biolog
The Exponent (Purdue U.)
added Oct 23, 2016 13:29
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[Massachusetts] E-Cigarettes: Good Idea? Bad Idea? To vape or not to vape subject of SPH Bicknell Lecture tomorrow

The School of Public Health will wade into the debate tomorrow, Wednesday, October 19, when two of the world’s leading experts on electronic cigarettes share the stage at the 2016 William J. Bicknell Lecture. Headlined E-cigarettes: Good Idea? Bad Idea?
BU Bridge (Boston University)
added Oct 18, 2016 19:02
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[California, Michigan] More campuses have smoking bans -- but do they work?

whereas Cal State is hoping a system-wide ban will end smoking on campus, other universities with bans are still grappling with how harshly to enforce them, if at all. Michigan State was one of the latest universities to enact a tobacco ban, which took e
USA Today
added Oct 7, 2016 11:11
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[New York] Up in the air: Students consider smoke-free policy on campus

There are 1,713 smoke-free campuses across the United States as of Oct. 1, including SUNY Cortland, according to No-Smoke.org. Ithaca College may soon join the growing list of colleges around the nation that have decided to go smoke-free. During the spr
The Ithacan (Ithaca College)
added Oct 6, 2016 16:04
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Colorado amendment could triple state’s cigarette tax

Amendment 72 proposes a significant increase in cigarette tax, which is expected to reduce tobacco usage. Economics professor David Mushinski said cigarette taxes, however much they may increase, do not have much of an impact on consumption for long-ter
Rocky Mountain Collegian (Colorado State University)
added Sep 30, 2016 12:42
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College educated more likely to use e-cigs to quit cigarette smoking

Through a survey of more than 1,200 smokers, researchers found those who did not have college degrees were less likely to use ENDS in addition to smoking regular cigarettes. But smokers who did use ENDS, such as e-cigarettes, were more likely to have att
EurekAlert
added Sep 7, 2016 17:40
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